Enjoy Maintenance Free Living in a Richmond New Home

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Would you like to put away the snow shovel and the lawn mower for good? If your answer is yes, then we have the perfect home for you. Located at Bellingham in Twin Hickory, we currently have a beautiful maintenance free home featuring the Ashmont floor plan available for immediate move-in on home site 29. Priced at $520,716, this three bedroom/two-and-half bathroom home is your opportunity to start enjoying a maintenance free lifestyle. This beautiful home showcases a brick exterior with two-car garage and covered front porch. Upon entering the home, the elegant entry foyer leads to the grand columned entrance dining room with trey ceilings and the large family room

Richmond Maintenance Free Homes Offer Aging in Place Opportunities

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For many active adults and retirees, purchasing a new home means downsizing (while having room for visitors) and finding a home that you will be able to enjoy no matter what the coming years throw at you. From one-level living to included exterior maintenance, our Richmond maintenance free homes offer plenty of opportunities for buyers to “age in place.” According to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), there is a checklist of design features that are ideal for “aging in place” home buyers. Several items, such as low-maintenance exteriors and main living on a single story with no steps between rooms/areas on the same level, are included in our maintenance free homes. Additional features of our homes include spacious master bathrooms with separate showers and large soaking tubs, as well as easy access to the home from an enclosed garage.

First Two Richmond New Homes Sold at Ellington Woods

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Following in the popularity of Ellington at Wyndham, Ellington Woods has gotten off to a successful start with the first two Richmond new homes sold. As we prepare to break ground on the Richmond community, we are excited to see the early interest in our latest venture. Home buyers of the first two homes at Ellington Woods will enjoy an expanded Toddbury floor plan and a customized Bancroft home design.

Say Hello to a New Year and Goodbye to the Lawn Mower in 2014

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Time is quickly ticking away as 2014 approaches bringing new resolutions, new goals and for some, a new home in Richmond, Va. If you are looking to kick-off the New Year with a new home, then we have the perfect home for your family. Located in Villas at Grey Oaks, this beautiful Croftmore home will not only represent a new beginning, but also the end of lawn maintenance. Located on home site 71, this Richmond maintenance free home showcases an open layout with three bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms. highlights of the first floor include a designer kitchen with granite countertops and a raised deluxe island, an open family room with custom built bookcases and natural gas fireplace, three-inch wide hardwood floors, formal dining room with coffered ceiling, crown molding and much more. Homeowners will enjoy unwinding after a long day in a first floor owner’s suite that features a bay window, dressing area, two walk-in closets and a luxurious bathroom with upgraded travertine tile shower and jetted tub. The upstairs provides the perfect retreat for overnight guests with two bedrooms and a bathroom.

Unwrap the Gift of Time with Richmond Maintenance Free Communities

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With parties, shopping and events filling you holiday calendar, who has time to shovel snow? When you purchase a Richmond maintenance free home from Boone Homes, you are not only receiving a new home, but also the gift of time. From wrapping presents to decorating the tree, when you live in a maintenance free community there is plenty of time to make new memories while celebrating your favorite holiday traditions. So, how is this fantastic maintenance free lifestyle available? The answer is through monthly Homeowners’ Association dues that include lawn maintenance and more. Here is some specific information on our maintenance free communities: Bellingham in Twin Hickory

Central Virginia Housing Markets Shows Improvement in Third Quarter

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If you have read the news lately, then you have seen that many housing markets across the U.S. are showing improvement and Central Virginia is no different. After the housing bubble burst in late 2007, many home buyers and home builders have struggled to regain confidence in the housing market. With Richmond new home sales and prices rising in 2013, it is safe to say that confidence among buyers and builders is growing. The third quarter of 2013 was a successful one for Central Virginia as a healthy and growing job market led to an increase in home sales year-over-year. Specifically, the Richmond metro area had 3,490 sales in the third quarter which was a 17 percent gain from the third quarter of 2012. This increase represents the strongest quarter-over-quarter gain in more than a year.

Richmond Luxury Home Offers State-of-the-Art Amenities

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Purchasing a Richmond luxury home is about so much more than a beautiful home, it is about a lifestyle. Whether you are a golfer looking for easy access to the course or a tennis player who enjoys a game with friends, amenities at Ellington at Wyndham will provide you with the active and social lifestyle you desire. A golf course community, Wyndham offers residents of Ellington an unparalleled amenity package that includes tennis courts, a soccer field, basketball court, swimming pool, tot lots, gazebo and amphitheater nestled among the natural beauty of Otter Pond and WyndhamLake. Additionally, residents have the opportunity to join the Dominion Club. Located in the heart of Wyndham, the Dominion Club features an 18-hole golf course, driving range, tennis center, fitness center, swimming pool and an impressive 28,000 square foot clubhouse with casual Wyndham Grill, private dining rooms and meeting rooms.

Give Yourself the Gift of a Richmond New Home this Holiday Season

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On the Friday following Thanksgiving Day, thousands of people across the country will stay up late or wake up early to purchase holiday gifts at sale prices. While you scour the mall and stores in search of the best Black Friday sales, why not add one more item to your holiday wish list? At Boone Homes we currently have several Richmond new homes available for immediate move-in, including the Toddbury home at Tarrington on the James Estate Homes. While Black Friday will provide you with a great opportunity to save some money on your holiday shopping, this stunning new home will provide the perfect backdrop for giving and receiving gifts from loved ones.

Three Ways to Celebrate Veterans Day 2013 near Richmond New Homes

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For almost a century, the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month has been a day of recognition for those who have served our country. That special day, now known as Veterans Day, will be celebrated this Monday, Nov. 11. For residents of Richmond new homes, there are several ways to honor those who have served during a war and to recognize those who are currently serving. Virginia War Memorial – Commonwealth Veterans Day Ceremony On Monday, Nov. 11, from 10 a.m. to 11.a.m., the Virginia War Memorial along with the American Legion, 11th District, will host a Veterans Day Ceremony. This free event will be held rain or shine in the Heilman Amphitheater. At the conclusion of the ceremony, TAPS will be played as we honor all veterans who served our country and remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice. For more information on the Commonwealth Veterans Day Ceremony at the Virginia War Memorial, click here.

Spacious Richmond New Home Showcases Variety of Upscale Finishes

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Have you been looking for your dream home? Do you want a Richmond new home that has a spacious floor plan and upscale finishes? If so, then we have the perfect home for your family. Priced at $779,950, the Oxbridge home at Westcott at Grey Oaks features 4,439 square feet of well-designed living space. At the heart of the stunning Oxbridge home is a gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, a raised deluxe island, stainless steel appliances and a ceramic tile backsplash. Opening off the kitchen is a large family room with stone fireplace and custom built bookcases. Additional highlights of this beautiful Richmond new home include an owner’s suite with private retreat, three-inch hardwood floors throughout the entire first floor and second floor loft, ceramic tile laundry room, formal dining room with elegant coffered ceiling, crown molding, deluxe mudroom with built-in cubbies and a walk-up static with lots of storage.

Score a Hole-in-One with a Richmond New Home at Founders Bridge Club Villas

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As a golfer, there is no better feeling than when your tee shot makes a hole-in-one, but that takes a little bit of luck and a whole lot of practice. So, how would you like to have some extra time to work on that swing? Located on the 13th and 16th fairways of the Independence Golf Club, Founders Bridge Club Villas offers maintenance free Richmond homes that allow homeowners to spend less time on yardwork and more time perfecting their swing. If you are looking for a new home that allows you ample time to spend on the golf course, check out this move-in ready home at Founders Bridge Club Villas. Featuring the Creekmore floor plan this beautiful home showcases 3,540 square feet of living space with three bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms.

Richmond Maintenance Free Home Perfect for Empty Nesters

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Now that your kids have grown-up and started families of their own, it’s time for you to enjoy a lifestyle that gives you more time to spend with your grandkids and less time in the yard. Our maintenance free homes in Richmond are perfect for empty nesters looking to say goodbye to yardwork and hello to free time. At Boone Homes we currently have a maintenance free home under construction at Villas at Grey Oaks. Featuring the Croftmore home design, this spacious home is ideal for one level living with the owner’s suite conveniently located on the first floor. There is plenty of space for the kids and grandkids to visit with two bedrooms and one bathroom located on the second floor.

Grand Opening of Model Homes at Ellington THIS Weekend

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The time has come! Boone Homes is excited to announce the grand opening of the model homes in Ellington at Wyndham. Featuring the spacious Brookstone and Gateworth floor plans, these models will provide home buyers and REALTORS with a firsthand tour of the luxury Richmond new homes available at Ellington. These fully-furnished model homes will officially open THIS weekend, Saturday, Oct. 19 and Sunday, Oct. 20. With four to five bedrooms and two-and-a-half to four-and-a-half bathrooms, the Brookstone home design showcases the best of luxury living. A focal point of the home is a designer kitchen that is ideal for entertaining or everyday life with granite countertops, a large walk-in pantry and stainless steel appliances. Additional highlights of the Brookstone include a large breakfast room, formal dining room with coffered ceiling and wainscot molding detail, deluxe mudroom with ceramic tile floor, spacious family room with built-in bookcases and gas log fireplace and luxurious owner’s suite with two large walk-in closets, a dressing area and ceramic tile shower in the bathroom. Buyers looking for a little extra space will have the opportunity to customize the Brookstone with an optional finished attic or basement.

Expansive Backyard Offers Ample Opportunities to Enjoy Fall

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As leaves start to change and days turn cooler, now is a great opportunity to spend time outside. Whether grilling out with friends or playing catch with your children or grandchildren, the expansive backyards at Estate Homes of Tarrington on the James provide the perfect space for spending quality time outdoors. One of our available Richmond new homes showcases the Bridgemont floor plan and with upscale features and finishes, the interiors of this home are as stunning as the surrounding nature views. Featuring 4,921 square feet of living space, the Bridgemont home includes five bedrooms, four-and-a-half bathrooms, a finished basement and three-car garage. The gourmet kitchen is a chef’s dream with granite countertops, raised deluxe island, stainless steel appliances including a convection oven and speed cook oven and ceramic tile backsplash. Additional highlights of the interiors include an open family room with built-in bookcases and natural gas fireplace, three-inch wide hardwood floors throughout the first floor, crown molding, deluxe mudroom with ceramic tile and built-in cubbies, formal dining room with coffered ceiling and luxurious owner’s suite with sitting area, dressing area and two walk-in closets. In addition to the expansive backyard, an aggregate patio provides additional space for outdoor entertaining.

ENERGY STAR Features Help Richmond New Home Buyers Save Some Green

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Purchasing a new home can be stressful, but when you purchase one of our Richmond new homes in Ellington at Wyndham, a little of the stress will be relieved by ENERGY STAR features that help save you some green. As homeowners, we all know that monthly heating and cooling bills can add up, but our ENERGY STAR packages will help you save up to 30 percent. Wouldn’t it be nice to know that you are living, not only in your dream house, but also a home that will help save you money? With our beautiful Creeksted home in Ellington available for a move-in date of October 30, 2013, you could start saving money this fall.

Richmond New Home Under Construction in Maintenance Free Community

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Would you like to live a maintenance free lifestyle? Would you like to have the opportunity to personalize the interiors of your new home to fit your wants and needs? If you answered yes to both of these questions, then we have the perfect Richmond new home for you. Located on Home Site 32 at Bellingham in Twin Hickory, the Merecroft home is currently under construction with a projected move-in date of February 2014 and is priced at $469,814. Since the home is currently under construction, there is plenty of time for you to personalize the home with our wide-variety of design options. Standard features of this home include a sunroom that allows you to enjoy the beautiful surrounding year-round, a designer kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, private study and a luxurious owner’s suite on the main level with a jetted tub in the bathroom. Additionally, this beautiful home includes an ENERGY STAR package that helps to reduce monthly heating and cooling bills.

Fall in Love with a Stunning Richmond New Home at Ellington

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After a busy summer, Boone Homes is nearing completion of the first Richmond new homes in Ellington at Wyndham, including the stunning Waterhaven home. Located on home site 12, this luxury, tri-level home will be ready for move-in on October 30, 2013 and is priced at $649,000. Showcasing a traditional elevation with painted brick front, the Waterhaven floor plan is one of nine brand new home designs offered in Ellington at Wyndham and features five bedrooms with four-and-half bathrooms. Highlights of the elegant interiors include a luxurious owner’s suite with sitting area and two walk-in closets, private study on the main level, first floor laundry room, formal dining room with coffered ceiling and a deluxe mudroom with built-in cubbies. At the heart of the spacious home is a gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite countertops that opens into an expansive family room.

Harvest Wine Festival THIS Weekend near Richmond New Homes

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Local wineries are celebrating the fall harvest and invite residents of nearby Richmond new homes to join them for the Harvest Wine Festival at James River Cellars this Saturday, September 7. From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., attendees will enjoy sipping on a variety of local wines and unique beers, dining on delicious food and listening to fantastic music. Celebrating its eighth year, the Harvest Wine Festival has become a popular event for individuals looking to explore local Virginia wineries and learn more about the process of winemaking. In addition to wine tastings, food trucks including Boka, Dressed and Pressed and Monique’s Crepes will be on hand to provide a variety of tasty treats. As with every event at James River Cellars, you are allowed to bring a picnic to enjoy with your wine. Additionally, those interested in the art of winemaking will enjoy the wine 101 seminars and tours.

Richmond New Home Offers an Abundance of Outdoor Living Space

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With cooler weather on the way to Richmond, many families are looking forward to spending more time outside their home taking in the beauty of fall. The estate homes at Tarrington on the James offer the perfect setting for watching the leaves change to bright crimsons and glowing oranges with wooded home sites of a half acre or more and plenty of outdoor living spaces. If you’re searching for a home with tons of al fresco living, look no further than the brick Toddbury home on home site 26-12. This luxury Richmond home spans three floors and 5,150 square feet with five bedrooms, four-and-a-half bathrooms and a three-car side-entry garage. The first level of the home is designed for family living with all hardwood floors, a formal dining room with an elegant coffered ceiling and formal living room flanking the foyer, a study, gourmet kitchen with granite countertops and a raised deluxe island open to the breakfast nook and family room with gas fireplace and built-in bookshelves and a laundry room. This level also opens out to two outdoor living options, a covered porch off of the study and a patio off of the breakfast nook.

Rainy Summer Doesn’t Slow Down Progress at Ellington at Wyndham

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This summer has been a wet one in the metro Richmond area, but that has not slowed down our progress at our newest community, Ellington at Wyndham. With two model homes and three spec homes expected to be complete in October, buyers will not have to wait much longer to call this community home. Richmond luxury homes at Ellington at Wyndham are priced from $525,000. In addition to the fully-furnished model homes and three spec homes, five of the first six pre-sold homes are currently under construction. Interested home buyers are invited to stop by the sales office at nearby Westcott at Grey Oaks to learn more about the nine brand new home designs and the home sites available.